Peng Soon-Liu Ying crash out of quarter-finals

JAKARTA, Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying were shown the exit in the quarter-finals of the Indonesia Masters 2020 badminton championship today while Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing kept the Malaysian flag flying in the mixed doubles event.The sixth-seeded Peng S...

Settle salary arrears or face points deduction – FAM

KUALA LUMPUR, Three teams, namely Melaka, Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) and Kelantan, will have three points deducted ahead of the Malaysian League (M-League) season, if they fail to settle the salary arrears of their respective players and officials by...

Peter Anthony refutes claims of trespassing

KIMANIS, Parti Warisan Sabah (Warisan) vice-president Datuk Peter Anthony has described the allegations that he had trespassed into the Barisan Nasional (BN) polling district centre (PDM) in Pimping as baseless.Peter said there was no such thing that h...

Armada suspends Adhif Syan, Ahmad Redzuan

KUALA LUMPUR, The Dengkil State Assemblyman Adhif Syan Abdullah has been suspended as the Selangor Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia Armada (youth) chief.Also suspended from his post was National Armada assistant secretary Ahmad Redzuan Mohamed Shafi.Nati...

PNB announces new leadership team

KUALA LUMPUR, Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) has announced a new line-up of its leadership team as well as the retirement of its deputy president, strategic investments and the appointment of a new group head of treasury.In a statement today, PNB

Of palm oil tariffs and politics – A commentary

NEW DELHI, India's high tariffs were in focus last year when the United States (US) President Donald Trump called New Delhi "the king of tariffs".But navigating the non-tariff zone can be equally formidable for those trying to access the Indian

International trade expected to be more stable this year: Ong

KUALA LUMPUR, The international trade scenario is expected to be more stable in 2020 following the signing of the phase one trade deal between the world's two economic powerhouses -- the United States (US) and China, said International Trade and

Reduce property prices to clear overhang units, urged CBRE-WTW

KUALA LUMPUR, Reducing the property prices is the only approach to clear the overhang units in the country, urged CBRE-WTW managing director Foo Gee Jen.As at end of last year he said, the overhang residential properties stood at about 35,000

MRO Middle East summit, exhibition set in Dubai, beginning Feb 24

KUALA LUMPUR, The three-day MRO Middle East (#MROME) summit and exhibition will be held, beginning Feb 24 in Dubai, UAE.The combined summit and trade show, co-located with Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME), is the Gulf region's leading conference a...

Ministry seeks diplomatic solution to India’s restriction on RBD imports

KUALA LUMPUR, The Primary Industries Ministry is seeking diplomatic solutions with India following their move to restrict refined palm oil imports from Malaysia.Its minister Teresa Kok said they will continuously engage with the world's biggest palm oi...